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Oak Tree in the Garden, Dharma Talk by Carmen Afable (Video)

September 21, 2020

Listen to this personal and powerful talk from Carmen Afable, Sanbo Zen teacher from Manilla. Carmen presents Case 37 from the Mumonkan cannon (The Gateless Gate), The Oak Tree in the Garden. Ryoun Roshi says this koan has a strangle power to remove and delete delusions, concepts and unnecessary attachments.

This talk was recorded on September 17, 2020 in our virtual zendo. Find this and many other talks and discussions on the Mountain Cloud You Tube Channel.

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